Mawkneng is a village positioned in Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya. Situated in rural region of East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya, it is one among the 184 villages of Mawphlang Block of East Khasi Hills district. As per the government records, the village code of Mawkneng is 278153. The village has 104 houses.
According to Census 2011, Mawkneng's population is 532. Out of this, 276 are males whereas the females count 256 here. This village has 131 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 69 are boys and 62 are girls.
Literacy rate in Mawkneng village is 68%. 362 out of total 532 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 69% as 191 males out of total 276 are literate while female literacy rate is 66% as 171 out of total 256 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Mawkneng village is 31%. Here 170 out of total 532 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 30% as 85 males out of total 276 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 33% and 85 out of total 256 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed individual of Mawkneng village is 239 while 293 are un-employed. And out of 239 working individual 223 persons are completely reliant on agriculture.